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Dark X-Men: The Beginning #3 (Oct. 2009):
“Hidden Depths”
by Paul Cornell, Leonard Kirk

Dark X-Men: The Beginning #3

Title: “Hidden Depths”

Medium: comic

Cover date: Oct. 2009

Publisher: Marvel

Written by: Paul Cornell

Art by: Leonard Kirk


40 characters in this story:

Character
(Click links for info about character
and his/her religious practice, affiliation, etc.)
Religious
Affiliation
Team(s)
[Notes]
Pub. #
app.
The Sub-Mariner The Sub-Mariner (Namor)
(lead character)
hero
CBR Scale: S Atlantean Greco-Roman
classical religion
X-Men; The Defenders...  Marvel 1,864
White Queen Black Queen (Emma Frost)
(lead character)
villain hero
CBR Scale: U Episcopalian (nominal); mutant
supremacist
The Cabal; Dark X-Men...  Marvel 3,409
Captain America Captain America (Steve Rogers)
(2-panel cameo)
hero
CBR Scale: I Protestant
The Ultimates; The Invaders...  Marvel Timely 5,992
The Thing The Thing (Ben Grimm)
(2-panel cameo)
hero
CBR Scale: S Jewish
The Fantastic Four; The Avengers...  Marvel 5,017
Invisible Woman Invisible Woman (Susan Storm Richards)
(2-panel cameo)
hero
CBR Scale: S Episcopalian
The Avengers; Lady Liberators...  Marvel 4,069
Nazis Nazis
(2-panel cameo)
villain real/historical person
CBR Scale: D Nazi
[generic WWII Nazis] Timely Marvel, etc. 4,222
Atlanteans Atlanteans
(2-panel cameo)
supporting character
CBR Scale: S Atlantean Greco-Roman
classical religion
[hidden race] Marvel DC 165
Namora Namora (Aquaria Nautica Neptunia)
(2-panel cameo)
hero
CBR Scale: R Atlantean Greco-Roman
classical religion
Agents of Atlas; The Monster Hunters...  Marvel 163
The Hulk The Hulk (Bruce Banner)
(1-panel cameo)
hero scientist
CBR Scale: I Catholic (lapsed)
The Defenders; The Ultimates...  Marvel 4,551
Iron Man Iron Man (Tony Stark)
(1-panel cameo)
hero
CBR Scale: I futurist; technophile; mostly
secular; sometimes prays;
Alcoholics Anonymous
The Avengers; Illuminati...  Marvel 5,673
Thor Thor (Donald Blake)
(1-panel cameo)
hero deity
CBR Scale: D Norse/Teutonic deity
Asgardian; The Avengers...  Marvel 4,362
Doctor Strange Doctor Strange (Dr. Stephen Strange)
(1-panel cameo)
hero clergy/religious leader
CBR Scale: D occult
Secret Defenders; Midnight Sons...  Marvel 1,687
Human Torch Human Torch (Johnny Storm)
(1-panel cameo)
hero
CBR Scale: I Episcopalian
Fantastic Five; Fantastic Force...  Marvel 4,393
Cyclops Cyclops (Scott Summers)
(1-panel cameo)
hero
CBR Scale: SCBR Scale: I Protestant; mutant supremacist
The Twelve; X-Factor...  Marvel 2,604
The Beast The Beast (Hank McCoy)
(1-panel cameo)
hero scientist
CBR Scale: SCBR Scale: I Episcopalian; agnostic
X-Factor; Brotherhood of Mutants...  Marvel 5,233
Phoenix Phoenix (Jean Grey)
(1-panel cameo)
hero
CBR Scale: I Episcopalian
Metro College; X-Men...  Marvel 1,905
Iceman Iceman (Bobby Drake)
(1-panel cameo)
hero
CBR Scale: I Jewish Catholic
X-Men; The Twelve...  Marvel 1,752
Professor X Professor X (Charles Xavier)
(1-panel cameo)
hero scientist
CBR Scale: S religious
The Twelve; Illuminati...  Marvel 4,999
Wolverine Wolverine (James Howlett / Logan)
(1-panel cameo)
hero
CBR Scale: S raised Protestant; sometimes
atheist; has practiced
Buddhism; skeptical seeker
First Flight; X-Treme Sanctions Executive...  Marvel 10,615
Scarlet Witch Scarlet Witch (Wanda Maximoff)
(1-panel cameo)
hero
CBR Scale: M Gypsy/Roma; ethnic half
Jewish; sorceress
The Ultimates; The Avengers...  Marvel 1,624
Magneto Magneto (Erik Magnus Lehnsherr)
(1-panel cameo)
villain hero scientist
CBR Scale: S Jewish; Gypsy/Roma
The Acolytes; The Twelve...  Marvel 916
Doctor Doom Doctor Doom (Victor Von Doom)
(1-panel cameo)
villain scientist
CBR Scale: S Gypsy/Roma; magic/mysticism
Fearsome Four; The Cabal
[Foe of: Fantastic Four (arch-enemy)]
Marvel 1,176
Silver Surfer Silver Surfer (Norrin Radd)
(1-panel cameo)
hero
CBR Scale: S Zenn-La religion
Secret Defenders; Heralds of Galactus...  Marvel 826
Hercules Hercules
(1-panel cameo)
hero deity
CBR Scale: D Greco-Roman classical religion
Renegades; The Champions...  DC Marvel 1,029
Winter Soldier Bucky (Bucky Barnes)
(1-panel cameo)
hero
CBR Scale: U Protestant (nominal)
The Young Allies; The Avengers...  Marvel Timely 395
Cloak Cloak (Tyrone Johnson)
(1-panel cameo)
hero
CBR Scale: U Catholic
Dark X-Men; black
[partner of Dagger]
Marvel 216
Dagger Dagger (Tandy Bowen)
(1-panel cameo)
hero
CBR Scale: S Catholic
League of Losers; Secret Defenders... 
[partner of Cloak]
Marvel 219
Daken Wolverine (Daken Akihiro)
(1-panel cameo)
villain
CBR Scale: S Shinto (raised); later
"non-religious"
Asian; Dark X-Men... 
[son of Wolverine]
Marvel 72
Red Skull Red Skull (Johann Schmidt)
(1-panel cameo)
villain
CBR Scale: D Nazi
THEM; Axis Mundi... 
[Captain America's arch-nemy]
Marvel 298
Mystique Mystique (Raven Darkholme)
(1-panel cameo)
villain hero
CBR Scale: S mutant supremacist; manifestly
non-religious
X-Corps; Xavier Institute: Gambit's squad...  Marvel 451
Human Torch Human Torch (Jim Hammond)
(1-panel cameo)
hero
CBR Scale: I N.A.
Heroes for Hire; V-Battalion...  Timely Atlas, etc. 497
Mimic Mimic (Calvin Rankin)
(1-panel cameo)
villain hero
  Excalibur; Metro College...  Marvel 169
Omega Weapon Omega (Michael Pointer)
(1-panel cameo)
hero
  Dark X-Men; Omega Flight Marvel 41
Valkyrie Valkyrie (Brunnhilde)
(1-panel cameo)
hero
CBR Scale: D Norse/Teutonic paganism
(Asgardian)
The Defenders
[former Chooser of the Slain]
Marvel 325
Nighthawk Nighthawk (Kyle Richmond)
(1-panel cameo)
hero
  Redeemers (Earth-712); The Defenders...  Marvel 361
Hellcat Hellcat (Patsy Walker)
(1-panel cameo)
hero
  Legion of Unliving; The Defenders...  Marvel Timely 639
Triton Triton
(1-panel cameo)
hero
CBR Scale: R Inhuman religion
Inhuman; Inhumans...  Marvel 278
Union Jack Union Jack (Montgomery Falsworth)
(1-panel cameo)
hero
  Freedom's Five; The Invaders Marvel 37
Attuma Attuma
(1-panel cameo)
villain
CBR Scale: S Atlantean Greco-Roman
classical religion
Deep Six (leader) Marvel 110
Spitfire Spitfire (Jacqueline Falsworth)
(1-panel cameo)
hero
  Hellfire Club; V-Battalion...  Marvel 127